Small businesses are the lifeblood of the America that exists outside of major metropolitan centers. Access to easy and flexible ways to structure your business allows you to take risks that imbue your economic life with meaning, and allows you to take pride in working towards something that you may one day be able to pass on to your children or loved ones.
Our attorneys can help you at every stage of your business journey. We can provide guidance on selecting the right business entity for you, navigating the legal formalities of establishing a new business, representation during the day-to-day affairs of a business you have already established, as well as integrate your business into your estate plan, so that its operation is not disrupted upon your death.
The most popular business type for a small business owner. An LLC provides an excellent combination of flexibility, and protection of your personal assets with a "liability shield" from debts and other liabilities incurred by the company. Competent legal advice is necessary to ensure that the liability shield is respected by the Court should the time ever arise that you need its protection.
So called "S-Corporations" are another popular option for small business owners in the right situation. The creation of a corporation involves abiding by a certain amount of legal formalities.
Looking to establish a Non-profit company? There are critical steps that you must follow in order to secure and maintain your tax exempt status from the IRS, and the State of New Hampshire.
Miscellaneous Business Matters
The issues and questions that a small business owner encounters do not always fit into neat boxes. Our attorneys have a wide range of experience, and can help to point you in the right direction when an issue arises.